Articles Tagged "copper price"

Is Copper Going Up or Down in 2015?

Copper – Though most are positive on the medium term outlook for copper, the subject of whether the red metal will be in surplus or deficit in the near term appears to remain a contentious issue. A number of firms have released recent opinions regarding the outlook for copper, and while some have cut price forecasts, others see things looking a little brighter.

Don’t Get Hung Up on Short-term Copper Prices: Lawrence Roulston

Copper – At VRIC, Scott Gibson of Kitco Gibson discussed the uranium, copper and gold markets in a panel with Lawrence Roulston and Eric Coffin. While there's no doubt that copper prices have been lower than most would like lately, Roulston advised investors not to get hung up on the short term.

Copper Prices Slide to Lowest in Five Years

Copper – Copper prices fell below $6,000 per tonne for the first time in over five years, Bloomberg reported. The metal fell to as low as $5,966 on Monday, but was back up to $6,007 by 2 p.m., London time. Outlook for slower growth from China and a broader pressure on commodities are contributing to bearish sentiment for the red metal.